Last Build Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:31:45 +0000
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 17:37:28 +0000The "news," and what appears to be happening to everyone because it is all that we see on the web and TV, is never representative of the whole picture. America is never one thing. Generalizing how an entire country is doing at any given moment is a gross oversimplification that hurts us badly for several reasons. The post Thoughts On the Great Battle Between Fear and Love appeared first on Jack Humphrey. [...]
Tue, 31 May 2016 02:52:38 +0000All my life I’ve marveled at the amazing things people can do. Musicians, athletes, people with all kinds of wondrous, fantastic talents that beguile us and make us wonder what kind of greatness we might have in ourselves by comparison. I’ve studied this quite a bit in my (almost) 48 years and I’ve arrived at a conclusion […] The post Talent is Something Channeled From Another Place appeared first on Jack Humphrey. [...]
Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:06:04 +0000
(image) If you are on some kind of long-term plan for success, you might be wasting time and resources getting where you want to go if you aren’t constantly on the lookout for leverage. Because there is always a leverage play to replace weeks, months, and even years of slow, hard work toward your income goals for your […]
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:38:47 +0000
(image) Inspiration comes from the weirdest places sometimes. Last night, as I was trying to have a serious discussion on the phone with my partner, I made the mistake of staying in the living room where an Animal Planet episode on Brazilian wildlife was playing. As I’m talking my wife bursts out laughing as the TV […]
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 16:08:56 +0000It seems that everyone’s a blogger now, or at least runs their website on WordPress or other similar content management software. Now that many markets are saturated with the same kind of site, sporting all the cool SEO plugins, SEO friendly features, and maybe even some great content, we’re all on more equal footing […] The post Get Current On Your Blog Marketing Strategy appeared first on Jack Humphrey. [...]
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 16:00:11 +0000
(image) Online publishing, or “content marketing,” isn’t the easiest business in the world. Being a hot dog vendor or a plumber seems a lot more straight forward. You get a customer or client, serve them, and you’re on to the next one. Most content marketers are saddled with multiple jobs for which larger sites hire full-time […]
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:00:53 +0000
(image) Pretend like your next blog post (or whatever you’re in the middle of writing) must be delivered by Pony Express and it will not arrive at your readers’ doorsteps for 3 months. How would you write differently if you had to make sure you covered all the bases? Not to mention that those bases should […]
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 17:01:56 +0000
(image) Unless you’ve been lost in the Amazon rainforest for the last several years, you’ve probably heard about guest blogging and guest “experting” on podcasts and the benefits they have provided those who use them as a marketing tool. In fact, I encourage my clients to guest blog as much as possible while replacing a lot of lesser […]
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:15:00 +0000
(image) What if people were saying things like this behind your back… “Jack is the best at ______ and you should have him help you with your ________.” “Daniel is the guy I recommend most for ____ and ____. He really helped me a lot!” “Trish is the best _____ coach in the business, in my […]
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 18:23:20 +0000
(image) Need a little motivation? DANGER: You might not be able to work to this. Rather, you might find yourself, like me, wondering how long it might take to learn how to play guitar, sing, and play Didgeridoo at the same time while watching the whole video straight through about 10x. Need a little motivation? DANGER: […]